Costs and payment

The total cost of a Calvin education includes direct costs (tuition and required fees) and indirect costs (books, personal expenses, transportation). While every student's actual costs vary, the following figures should provide a helpful, general guideline.


Costs (2021-22)

  • Tuition $37,990
  • Wellness fee $250
  • Room and board (19 meal plan included) $10,800
  • Books and supplies *$1,300
  • Personal living expenses *$1,500
  • Transportation *$500–$2,000
  • *Estimated costs

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    Please note that students are required to live in residence halls on campus or at home for the first two years following high school. Alternative housing options are available for students who have been out of high school for two or more years. Explore housing options on Calvin's Residence Life website.

    Billing and Payments

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